Arizona Education Tax Credit
Contribute to student programs and activities at Phoenix Union High School District, and you’ll be paid back with a dollar-for-dollar tax credit. And you’ll help guarantee that our students experience all that high school has to offer.
The school will move to a new building and will be named the Linda Abril Education Academy. Ms. Abril, a Phoenix Union board member for 22 years, was a guest speaker at the ceremony
She is also a Gates Millennium Scholar, National Merit Scholarship Commended Student, a National Hispanic Recognition Scholar and a Hispanic Heritage Gold Youth Award winner in Innovation and Technology.
The Lions won their first-ever baseball title, May 14, beating San Luis, 3-2, at Surprise Stadium. It was the first baseball championship for a Phoenix Union school since 1977.
Including Approximately 2,500 Freshmen in Freshman Academy at 14 Schools. The free Summer School begins at most campuses, Tuesday, May 31
But the biggest news for many seniors was that the amount of scholarships offered, $66,833,170, was a record for the District. That amount, counting two and four-year renewable merit and athletic scholarships, surpassed last year by $16 million.
Dr. Holly Batsell has been selected as the Phoenix Union Bioscience High School principal for 2016-2017. She will replace Dr. DeeDee Falls, who is retiring at the end of the school year.
Billed as an Innovation and Technology High School, the school will focus on computer coding and technological skills in an inquiry-based model valuing student curiosity, collaboration, critical thinking, engagement and relevance
Phoenix Union High School District Sports Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony was a big success on December 17.
Eleven Phoenix Union schools, as well as Sierra Vista Buena, Kingman and Seton Catholic competed in the event at Maryvale High School. Maryvale finished second with 34,568
Guzman, now an engineering student at New York University, earned the Evelyn Kamen Rising Star Award, named after Kamen’s grandmother, who was a teacher in the New York state school system
May 31 - June 30; Trevor Browne, Camelback, Central, Cesar Chavez, Betty Fairfax, Carl Hayden, Maryvale, Metro Tech, North, South Mountain
May 31 - June 24; Alhambra
May 23 - June 23; Bostrom
May 31 - June 30; Trevor Browne, Camelback, Central, Cesar Chavez, Betty Fairfax, Franklin, Carl Hayden, Maryvale, Metro Tech,
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Alhambra High School 3839 W. Camelback Road Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 24
Betty Fairfax High School 8225 S. 59th Avenue Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Bioscience High School 512 E. Pierce Mon – Thurs June 06 – June 23
Bostrom High School 3535 N. 27th Avenue Mon – Thurs May 23 – June 23
Camelback High School 4612 N. 28th Street Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Carl Hayden High School 3333 W. Roosevelt Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Central High School 4525 N Central Avenue Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Cesar Chavez High School 3921 W Baseline Road Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Franklin High School 1645 W. McDowell Road Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Maryvale High School 3415 N. 59th Avenue Mon – Thurs May 23 – June 30
Metro Tech High School 1900 W. Thomas Road Mon – Thurs May 23 – June 30
North High School 1101 E. Thomas Road Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
South Mountain High School 5401 7th Street Mon – Thurs May 31 – June 30
Trevor Browne High School 7402 W. Catalina Drive Mon – Thurs May 23 – June 30